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CVE-2006-4181 Detail


Format string vulnerability in the sqllog function in the SQL accounting code for radiusd in GNU Radius 1.2 and 1.3 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via unknown vectors.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  11/27/2006

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CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
10.0 HIGH
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
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CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Provides administrator access, Allows complete confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

Evaluator Solution

This vulnerability is addressed in the following product release: GNU, Radius, 1.4

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (12/04/2006)

Not Vulnerable. Red Hat does not ship GNU Radius in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1, 3, or 4.

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source IDEFENSE 20061126 GNU Radius Format String Vulnerability External Source GENTOO GLSA-200612-17 Patch External Source SECTRACK 1017285 Patch External Source BID 21303 External Source VUPEN ADV-2006-4712 External Source XF gnuradius-sqllog-format-string(30508)

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